Football

South Korean football's K League has reported significant increases in audiences for its digital content in 2020 compared to the previous season

Data and digital media firm Sportradar has announced an eight-year, global data and video rights deal with the Asian Football Confederation, covering the 2021-28 period

Football’s world governing body has launched 'Fifa Sound', a fan engagement initiative combining music and football created in partnership with global music company Universal Music Group.

The Polish Ekstraklasa has made its international broadcast rights in selected markets available on Content Arena, the online media rights trading platform, as its seeks to boost its worldwide distribution

The Covid-19 pandemic has had a significant impact on club operating revenues across almost all of Europe’s top six leagues and ‘exposed flaws’ in the way football is run, according to a new study by ac…

Liga MX, Mexico’s top-flight football competition, has appointed IMG as its exclusive commercial agency for global sponsorships until 2023.

France’s National Union of Professional Footballers (UNFP) has called on players to consider a wage cut in order to “save” professional football in the country amid the ongoing effects of the Covid-19 pande…

French pay-television broadcaster Canal Plus will return its sublicensed Ligue 1 rights to France’s Professional Football League (LFP) on February 5 and has urged the league to re-tender the full suite o…

New York-based company extends tie with its first team primary ticketing client

Major League Soccer is still planning to stage a series of tentpole events during the 2021 season in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, most notably including the All-Star Game

The National Women's Soccer League has officially announced that an expansion team from Sacramento, California, will join the league for the 2022 season

Italian football’s Lega Serie A has attracted a healthy number of bidders for Serie A international rights as the deadline for offers passed yesterday (Monday).

The National Women's Soccer League expansion team in Kansas City will have temporary branding during its inaugural season in 2021 due to the tight turnaround in joining the league

City Football Group has announced a tie-up with Bolivia’s most successful domestic team, Club Bolívar, making the side its first ever partner club. 

United States-based soccer promoters Relevent Sports Group has agreed a multiyear partnership with ticket sales company Stage Front to help drive ticket sales for the International Champions Cup.

LaLiga has announced a media rights agreement in China with telco China Mobile, and launched a tender for rights in the Indian subcontinent

Cindy Parlow Cone is the only candidate to become the next United States Soccer Federation president and will run unopposed in the upcoming virtual election on February 27.

The prestigious SheBelieves Cup invitational international women’s soccer tournament will be participated by the United States, Brazil, Canada and Japan, and take place from February 18-24 at Exploria S…

Flagship Mexican football division, the Liga MX, has signed up the Heineken-owned brand Tecate as its beer sponsor

Ireland is the latest country in which the sales processes have begun for broadcast rights to the Uefa club competitions from 2021-22 to 2023-24

Broadcast rights to the Uefa Champions League, Europa League and new third-tier Europa Conference League are poised to hit the market in Brazil, it has been reported

German Bundesliga football club 1. FC Köln has announced the extension of its sleeve sponsorship deal with DEVK, the Cologne-based insurance group.

Greek pay-television broadcaster Cosmote has acquired rights to the FA Cup, English football’s knockout clubs competition, for the remainder of the 2020-21 tournament and also the 2021-22 edition.

Karim Virani, the former chief commercial officer of Premier League club West Ham United, has joined the fan engagement and rewards platform Socios.com as commercial director for the UK